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This report inventories eco-innovation policies in Mexico. Similar reports are available on selected non-EU OECD members: Australia, Canada, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Turkey and the US. They complement national roadmaps developed by EU member states under the Environmental Technology Action Plan.
Current financing for climate change adaptation and mitigation is clearly insufficient and the development co-operation community needs to think through its implications and come up with forceful responses, according to the OECD Secretary-General.
Despite progress in recent years, there is growing evidence that OECD countries are not on track to reach some of their key environmental goals. This report examines the strategies and instruments that governments use to ensure compliance with pollution prevention and control regulations.
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The OECD has been working on environment, health and safety since 1971. The aims of this work are double: to protect health and the environment, while avoiding duplication of effort and ensuring that efficiencies are made and barriers to trade avoided.
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The purpose of this document is to provide guidance to governments which would like to develop their own programmes to promote R&D in sustainable chemistry that take account of national priorities and policies.
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A second update on developments in the field of regional tradeagreements and environment covering the period late 2007 to December 2008. It complements the 2007 publication “Environment and Regional Trade Agreements”, and the first update presented to the JWPTE in December 2007
This working paper provides a synthesis of major elements and approaches of institutional assessment that may be applied to environmental management.
The Network was established back in 1999 and brings together environmental experts from Eastern Europe, Caucasus, and Central Asia (EECCA).
The main objective of the workshop was to discuss in detail the scope of a survey on the experience of countries of Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia (EECCA) with integrating the environmental sector into medium-term budgeting processes.
This working paper analyses how multi-year budgetary processes work in practice in both high income OECD countries and in aid-receiving countries.